Hazel colored Kolmården, a marble cutter, showed me one morning. That’s what her eyes,looked like against nightfall,when she begged. “Save me,” she whispered,as feathers formed,and drifted in the same breath. I exhaled smoke,And watched, galaxies vanish between our lips. What about my concrete, and harbored self,led her to ask?Which vials possessed herto prophesize,a messiah in me? by Romila Barryman …
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Featuring: Issue 101, published January 2022, features works of poetry, flash fiction, short nonfiction, and photography by Shannon L. Bowring, Ash Margaret Cheatham, Susan Michele Coronel, Doug Dabbs, Luciana Francis, Jeremiah Gilbert, Carol Hamilton, Peggy Hammond, Ceinwen E Cariad Haydon, Richard Holinger, Joanne Jagoda, Alicia Byrne Keane, Marina Klutse, S. Frederic Liss, Pete Madzelan, Tiffany Mi, George Moore, Stephanie Parent, Paul Rabinowitz, Lisa Rigge, Lori Rottenberg, Rikki Santer, Terry Sanville, Claire Scott, Patricia L. Scruggs, Jose Varghese, Richard Weaver, Sheryl L. White, Thomas Reed Willemain, B.J. Wilson, Sally Zakariya, Denise Zubizarreta.
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